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Publisert 18. apr. 2013 12:38

Abdulkader Saleh Mohammad, senior research fellow at the Department of Sociology and Human Geography, presents in this book an analysis of the identity of the agro-pastoral Saho community in Eritrea, which was cemented during centuries of confrontation with Abyssinian rulers and by their rebellion against external domination.

For more information visit www.lit-verlag.de

Publisert 28. feb. 2013 12:56

Grete Brochmann and Elena Jurado are the editors of a new book about European immigration policy. In this book, leading immigration experts question the effectiveness of countries selecting immigrants on the basis of national interests. Besides efforts to regulate the flow and rights of immigrants, they argue that governments across Europe need to devise labour market, welfare and immigration policies in a more integrated fashion.

Learn more at http://www.ibtauris.com/

Publisert 28. feb. 2013 08:16

Anne Lise Ellingsæter, An-Magritt Jensen og Merete Lie are the editors of a new book, The Social Meaning of Children and Fertility Change in Europe, which shifts the attention from fertility decline in Europe to why people do have children, asking what children mean to them.

In addition, Anne Lise Ellingsæter and Eirin Pedersen have authored the chapter, "Economic Risk, Fertility and the Welfare State: Understanding Individual Rationales".

Read more at routledge.com

Publisert 18. feb. 2013 08:54

Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund er redaktør for en ny hefte av Comparative Social Research. Hun har skrevet lederartikkel og sammen med Yannick Lemel har hun skrevet kapittelen Lifestyles and Social Stratification: An Explorative Study of France and Norway.

Les mer på www.emeraldinsight.com

Publisert 4. feb. 2013 09:55

Edited by Kristian Stokke and Olle Törnquist "this book provides vauable insights on how democracy can be deepened and made to serve the interests of working people without sacrificing economic growth. The point of departure is Nordic social democracy, but the challenges of economic development, institution building and political mobilization in the Global South provide the context for understanding the book's core concern of transformative politics."

Read more about the book at http://www.palgrave.com/br/book/9780230370036

Publisert 28. jan. 2013 07:23

This volume edited by Chandra Lekha Sriram, Jemima García-Godos, Johanna Herman and Olga Martin-Ortega examines the complex relationship between peacebuilding and transitional justice through the lenses of the increased emphasis on victim-centred approaches to justice and the widespread practices of disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) of excombatants.

More about this book at www.taylorandfrancis.com

Publisert 10. jan. 2013 10:47

I boka Formødrenes stemmer. Kvinneliv rundt stemmeretten, har ti profilerte norske kvinner skriver om sine formødre som fikk stemmerett i 1913. Anne Krogstad har, sammen med Hanne Marthe Narud, bidratt med en artikkel som rammer inn disse kvinnelivene: "100 år med kvinners stemmerett".

Les mer på www.pax.no

Publisert 3. jan. 2013 08:07

Edited by Mark Luccarelli and Per Gunnar Røe this volume offers a critical assessment of the urban environmental policy making approach to the development of Oslo. It describes the limitations and opportunities inherent in 'green Oslo' and suggests the need for much broader integrative approaches.

You can read more about the book at ashgate.com

Publisert 2. jan. 2013 09:43

I antologien The Costs of Children. Parenting and Democracy in Contemporary Europe, nylig publisert på forlaget Edward Elgar, har Anne Lise Ellingsæter bidratt med artikkelen  Childcare Politics and the Norwegian Fertility ‘Machine’. Arnlaug Leira har bidratt med artikkelen Valuation of Children and Childcare.

Les mer på www.e-elgar.com

Publisert 20. des. 2012 09:59

På Pusher Street i Christiania møter tunge kriminelle idealistiske hippier og nysgjerrige hasjkunder i et åpent marked. Sveinung Sandberg har skrevet kapittelet "Cannabis, kultur, marked: Er hasjsalg business, kriminalitet eller vennetjenester?”. Med data fra det norske cannabismarkedet viser han at Pusher Street rommer de tre kulturene som også preger cannabisøkonomien mer generelt: En kriminell subkultur, cannabiskulturen og en generell markedskultur. Økonomisk sosiologi er et godt redskap for å forstå disse komplekse og sammensatte markedene.

Kapittelet er publisert i boken "Cannabis: Forbrug, interventioner og marked i Danmark", redigert av Helle Vibeke Dahl og Vibeke Asmussen Frank

Les mer på Aarhus Universitetsforlag